Twitter reacts to Rasta’s painting of Julius Malema – it’s actually good

2019-05-06 16:30


Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

Infamous painter Rasta is known for his not so accurate paintings of local and international celebrities.

From HHP to Jay Z, Beyonce and even President Cyril Ramaphosa, Rasta has often trended on social media because his paintings rarely ever looked like the person he intended to draw. But this time the painter may have got it right.

The Economic Freedom Fighter’s (EFF) Twitter page recently posted a video of Rasta, painting the party leader Julius Malema – and it was near perfect.

Twitter users were – for once – impressed with the painter and sang his praises on their timelines.

See the responses here:

Read more on:    eff  |  julius malema

Join the conversation! encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

Inside News24

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.